4729: στενοχωρέω

Verb


Dodson dictionary

G4729 στενοχωρέω

Transliteration: stenochōréō

Part(s) of speech: Verb

Definition: (I keep some one in a tight place), I press upon, cramp, restrain.

From: Public Domain Greek-English lexicon by John Jeffrey Dodson (2010)

Strong's Greek Dictionary

G4729 στενοχωρέω

Transliteration: stenochōréō

Derivation: from the same as G4730;

Definition: to hem in closely, i.e. (figuratively) cramp

From: Strong's Greek Dictionary by James Strong (1890)

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Abbott-Smith Lexicon

στενοχωρέω

G4729 

Occurrences in the NT: 3

στενο-χωρέω, -ῶ
(< στενός + χῶρος, space) [in LXX: Jos 17:15 (אוּץ), Jg 16:16 (אלץ pi.), Is 28:19 (20) (קצר) Is 49:19 (צרר), IV Mac 11:11 * ;]
1. to be straitened (cf. Is 49:19); metaph., to be anxious (Hipp., al.).
2. In late writers, trans., to straiten, compress (LXX, Diod., al.; π. ap. MM, xxiii): pass., trop., II Co 4:8 6:12.†

From: Abbott-Smith, George, "A Manual Greek-English Lexicon of the Greek New Testament", 1922. Public Domain.

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Occurrences in the Greek New Testament

Text: Nestle's 1904 edition